INSET: Shakespeare for primary schools

The INSET introduces a toolkit which will give you additional skills and confidence in working with children on Shakespeare. This can be a full day or twilight INSET course.

Course elements

  • Practical examples of how to approach the text and story

  • Drama games and methods to engage children and get them involved

  • Techniques to aid storytelling in performance

  • Exercises to create characters

  • Methods to aid teachers to include the whole class, playing a main part between many children

The course can be based on a text of your choice (we suggest A Midsummer Night's Dream as a good starting point) please contact us to discuss your requirements. 

Practical details

Location: INSET courses can be run in schools all around the country.

Duration: Full day or 2 hour twilight course

If you would like to book a date, or enquire about a course with teachers from more than one school, please telephone us or fill out the form below.

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